Issue 10
Monday, 03 July 2017
Charles Darwin University

Tales from the Top End

National Vocational Education and Training Research Conference
Who: Alison Haines, Team Leader Agriculture and Rural Operations and Fiona Plunkett, Lecturer Agric and Rural Ops
When: 5-7 July
Where: Hobart, Tasmania
More: Ms Haines and Ms Plunkett will co-present “Tall tales from the Top End: A case study of education, training and employment in the Northern Territory”. 
Online: W: NVETR Conference

MARE Conference: Dealing with maritime mobilities
Who: A. Prof Natasha Stacey, Senior Researcher; Pia Harkness (PhD candidate); Dr Dirk Steenbergen, adjunct research fellow
When: 5-7 July
Where: Centre for Maritime Research, University of Amsterdam
More: Our researchers will participate in panel discussions and present the paper “The Timor Sea Montara Oil Spill: Livelihood impacts on Savu Raijua District, Indonesia from a transboundary disaster”.
Online: W: MARE Conference

JVET 2017: Journal of Vocational Education and Training 12th International Conference
Who: Dr Don Zoellner, University Fellow
When: 7-9 July
Where: Oxford, UK
More: Dr Zoellner will present the paper “Asking different questions of national VET data: identifying a new factor contributing to apprenticeship non-completions”.
Online: W: JVET Conference

International Mammalogical Congress
Who: Dr Leigh-Ann Woolley
When: 9-14 July
Where: Perth
More: Dr Woolley will present the paper “Does the loss of tree hollows contribute to the decline of arboreal mammals in northern Australia?”
Online: W: Promaco

International Mammalogical Congress
Who: Alyson Stobo-Wilson, PhD candidate
When: 9-14 July
Where: Perth
More: Ms Stobo-Wilson will present “Size matters: Does morphological variation translate to ecological differences in a marsupial glider?”
Online: W: Promaco